20 Sen, Japan, 1907

20 Sen, Japan, 1907

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 20 sen coin
Japan, 1907
Obverse Image: Dragon circling surrounded by a pearled border with Kanji and English text.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MEIJI / SHI / JU / NEN / DAI / NIHON (Translation: Year 40 of Meiji Great Japan 20 Sen)
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath, blossom above.
Reverse Text: Romanization: NI / JU / SEN (Translation: Twenty Sen)
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Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 1.5 mm x 20.5 mm; 1/16 in x 13/16 in
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Catherine Bullowa
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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